Honor of Kings International Championship 2022, higher often called KIC 2022 is the grandest stage of the Honor of Kings championship. This yr’s KIC goes to be the primary version of the occasion with international groups from all all over the world. The match will change AIC and WCC formally. The Chinese groups or KPL groups will take part within the occasion from Shenzhen whereas the worldwide groups or non-KPL groups will compete from Seoul. The match shall be performed within the Global model of the sport. KIC 2022 will characteristic an enormous prize pool of $10,000,000 USD. Level Infinite and VSPN goes to be the organizer of the occasion.
Honor of Kings International Championship (KIC) 2022: Tournament Format
The group stage will begin on the Third of December, 2022 and conclude on the Thirteenth of December, 2022. The 16 taking part groups shall be divided into 4 teams with 4 groups in every one of them. The group stage shall be performed in a double round-robin format. Each match shall be performed in a Best of 2 (Bo2) format with the worldwide ban-pick methodology. The high two groups from every group will proceed to the knockout stage.
Group Stage level system
The following level system shall be adopted within the group stage of the match:
- Winning 2-0 grants 3 factors.
- Drawing 1-1 grants 1 level.
- Losing 0-2 grants 0 factors.
The knockout stage will begin on the Sixteenth of December, 2022 and proceed as much as the thirtieth of December, 2022. The stage shall be held in a single-elimination bracket. All the matches of the knockout stage shall be performed in a Best of 7 (Bo7) format.
Honor of Kings International Championship (KIC) 2022: Participating Teams
Here is an inventory of all of the groups who’re going to take part within the match:
- eStar Pro
- DRG.GK / Weibo
- XYG / TTG
- FUT Nova
- RED Canids
- YaLLa Esports
Honor of Kings International Championship (KIC) 2022: Prize pool
Here is an in depth prize pool distribution of the match:
|Position||Prize Pool (in $USD)|